BREAKING: American Icon Glenn Campbell Has Died



Glen Campbell, velvet-voiced troubadour of “Wichita Lineman” and “Rhinestone Cowboy” fame, died Tuesday in Nashville according to TMZ:

Campbell died Tuesday around 10 AM in a Nashville facility for Alzheimer’s patients … according to a source close to his family.

The musician released more than 70 albums over a 50-year career, and had a series of hits in the ’60s and ’70s including “Gentle on My Mind,” “Wichita Lineman,” “Galveston,” “Country Boy” and his best-selling single, “Rhinestone Cowboy.”

Campbell was also an actor and TV host who starred in the variety show, “The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour” on CBS from 1969-1972. The 2014 documentary “I’ll Be Me” documented Glen’s farewell tour and struggle with his Alzheimer’s diagnosis.



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  1. Jim Forsythe

    Glen was a great entertainer, and is voice and gentle nature will be missed. Go with God!